|Birth: ||Aug., 1834|
|Death: ||Jan. 6, 1920|
San Diego County
Husband founded the Rocky Mountain News. Founded the Ladies Union Aid Society and the E M Byers Home for Boys.
When her husband was found to have been having an affair with a married woman, there was a major scandal, but Elizabeth remained with him. The scandal ruined his chances for public office, however.
Married in November, 1854, she was of Muscatine, Iowa; a granddaughter of former Governor Lucas of Ohio and later Governor of Iowa.
William Newton Byers (1831 - 1903)
Frank Sumner Byers (1855 - 1937)*
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Record added: Aug 20, 2009
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